Communication

Communication Skills

Noise in Communication

Perception impacts the communication process, affecting the quality of communication and decisions made thereof. Robbins and Judge (2013) identify the communication process as occurring within a background of “noise”. The “noise” in communication includes the… 

Communication Skills

Communication Channels

Information technology has seen traditional communication channels expanded to include new ones. Organizations can harness these new channels to derive competitive advantage. We will explore some of the communication channels used today, their advantages and… 

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BUSINESS WRITING RULES

Effective business writing demands strategic thinking and mastery of the mechanics before starting. We will explore the success defining business writing rules below.

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Powerful Verbal Communication

“If we understood the power of our thoughts, we would guard them more closely. If we understood the awesome power of our words, we would prefer silence to almost anything negative. In our thoughts and words, we create our own weaknesses and our own strengths. Our limitations and joys begin in our hearts. We can always replace negative with positive.” -Betty Eadie

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Types of Communication

The above typology is based on channels of communication, but the field can be further subdivided based on communication style, locus and direction…

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The Importance of Communication

Communication is the lifeline of organizations, the calming element to turbulent negotiations, the essential antidote for conflict and the glue that holds together interpersonal relationships.

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7 Non Verbal Cues

Our bodies are continuously sending signals which are received as communication messages. We can choose to be more purposeful in the body signals we send to make our communication more effective or we can allow our bodies to send involuntary signals that can undo our communication effort.